Motors keep hearts running: minimally-invasive micro-motors

Medical Device Developments

Cardiac disease is a prevalent global killer, and medication isn’t appropriate for all patients. As an alternative, ventricular assist devices (VAD) are often employed to partially replace the function of a failing heart, but are risky and expensive. Procyrion CEO Benjamin Hertzog discusses the need for minimally invasive cardiology tools, and explains how micro-motor technology and customized components could open up safe and effective treatment options.

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